Counterspeculations 11: Passion Assets with Carey Young by UCL Urban Laboratory published on 2018-08-24T12:05:06Z Welcome to the Counterspeculations audiotour, a sonic guide to the nuances of financialization hidden in plain sight in the City of London, produced by the UCL Urban Laboratory and the ReImagining Value Action Lab. Carey Young, "Passion Assets" How has art been transformed into the plaything of the world's financial elite, and what are the prospects and potentials for art and artists in an age of financialization? In this episode of the counterspeculations audiotour, artist and professor Carey Young offers her perspective. Young is an internationally renowned artist whose in a range of media work addresses themese including economics, law, politics, science and communication. She is also a lectured at the Slade Schoole of Fine Art at University College London. This and all the episodes of the Counterspeculations audio tour were originally recorded at a day-long workshop and walking tour in April of 2018 organized by Dr. Aris Komporozos-Athanasiou of University College London and Dr. Max Haiven of Lakehead University, Canada. More information can be found at www.ucl.ac.uk/urbanlab.